High Commission in tune with Scout band

High Commission in tune with Scout band

Kaira Konko’s very own Scout band has been invited to play at the British High Commission in Banjul later this month. With bucketfuls of enthusiasm and dedication from the Scouts, and instruments kindly donated by Hampshire Music Service, the marching band continues...
Christmas Gifts for The Gambia

Christmas Gifts for The Gambia

Everyone at Kaira Konko would like to extend a HUGE thank you to staff, students and supporters of All Saints Junior School who have donated an incredible £2535 worth of gifts to the people of Soma and surrounding villages this Christmas! Funds raised will provide,...
John Reece’s Challenge 2019

John Reece’s Challenge 2019

John Reece has been supporting Kaira Konko for a number of years and 2019 has seen him set himself the challenge of completing 1 Ultra (100km) and 5 Marathons between March and November. Along the many miles of his journey he has been rasing money to support the work...
It takes a whole village to raise a child

It takes a whole village to raise a child

Year 3 children at All Saints Junior School in Fleet have been finding out about their link with the community in The Gambia through the launch of their ‘what makes a community thrive’ project. Through an African tale, retold at a market, the children have...
Gilwell Reunion

Gilwell Reunion

Kaira Konko Scout Active Support members recently attended our first Gilwell Reunion. The event gave us the opportunity to share Kaira Konko’s community work, and to inspire and encourage leaders from around the UK to take their own expeditions to The Gambia. Our...